Login in with Facebook         Create Account

    LECTURES

    Art Spiegelman - “What the %@&*! Happened to Comics?”

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston at Sanders Theatre

    May 9, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Art Spiegelman's comics are best known for their scratch-board, illustrative style and controversial content. In his talk “What the %@&*! Happened to Comics?” he takes his audience on a chronological tour of the evolution of comics, all the while explaining the value of this medium and why it should not be ignored.

    "… comics echo the way the brain works. People think in ...More




    Clear
    Filter

    Lizard Lounge Poetry Jam

    Presented by Poetry Jam

    February 13, 2011 - Ongoing

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Every Sunday with a Poetry Slam co-hosted by Joyce Cunha and Jeff Robinson...More

    JFK Election Victory 1960: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary

    Presented by John F. Kennedy Presidental Library at John F. Kennedy Presidental Library and Museum

    October 29, 2010 - Ongoing

    Event Rating (1 vote)

    Tour the Museum at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and relive the...More

    Free WGBH Studio Tours

    Presented by WGBH at WGBH

    February 9, 2010 - Ongoing

    Event Rating (8 votes)

    Go behind the scenes for a free 45-minute tour of WGBH's all-digital studios...More

    An Evening of Illumination

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village

    November 8, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The annual Evening of Illumination will take place at Old Sturbridge Village...More

    From Field to Table Weekend

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village

    October 18-October 19, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Costumed interpreters at Old Sturbridge Village will show how early New...More

    Textile Weekend

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village

    August 16-August 17, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    This weekend offers a rare glimpse into the Village’s textile...More

    One Day University

    Presented by Heritage Museums & Gardens

    August 17, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    One Day University is returning to Cape Cod! At One Day University there are...More

    Redcoats and Rebels

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village

    August 2-August 3, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Old Sturbridge Village is home to the largest military re-enactment in New...More

    TRUMPET - An Idea Gallery Grand Opening

    Presented by Trumpet - An Idea Gallery

    June 15, 2012-June 30, 2014

    Event Rating (1 vote)

    Trumpet is a consortium of art, music, theater, the written word, film,...More

    Neptune: The Allied Invasion of Europe and the D-Day Landings

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    June 23, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    In Neptune, Craig L. Symonds, noted historian and...More

    Wine Reading, Reading Wine

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    June 17, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The pleasures of drinking wine are many and delightful. But what about wine...More

    New York Transformed: The Architecture of Cross & Cross

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    June 12, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    In 1907, a year of a major financial crisis in the United States, New York...More

    The Future of Nature - Boston Speaker Series, 3 nights April 28, May 11 & June 9

    Presented by The Nature Conservancy at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA

    April 28-June 9, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

     7 BILLION AND COUNTING: POPULATION AND THE PLANET 

    Does...More

    Feeding the Hungry Ghost: Life, Faith and What to Eat for Dinner

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    May 31, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Feeding the Hungry Ghost offers an irreverent approach to bringing...More

    2014 Call for Submissions

    Presented by Arlington International Film Festival and Regent Theatre, Arlington

    January 1-May 30, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

     4thAnnual Arlington International Film...More

    The Amoeba in the Room: Lives of the Microbes

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    May 29, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    In The Amoeba in the Room, Nicholas Money, author...More

    Anand Giridharadas: The True American

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 27, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "Exhilarating and deeply affecting, Giridharadas’s book is not...More

    Wool Days

    Presented by Old Sturbridge Village at Old Sturbridge Village

    May 24-May 26, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The sheep get their yearly shearing starting on May 24 through May 26 at Old...More

    Kara Swanson: Banking on the Body

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 22, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Scientific advances and economic forces have converged to create something...More

    Lost Boston

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    May 22, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Although historic Boston has a reputation as one of the best-preserved...More

    Elizabeth McCracken in conversation with Paul Harding

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 21, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "[Elizabeth McCracken] writes sentences so beautiful you’ll want...More

    Theatre in Boston’s Downtown Crossing from 1850-1900

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    May 21, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Susan Roberts will take a peek into the Boston theatre...More

    Nigel Hamilton: The Mantle of Command

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 20, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "This convincingly written and gripping volume is essential for...More

    2014 Baird Fellowship Lectures

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Faculty Club

    May 20, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    This year’s lectures feature:

    Ariel...More

    Julia Glass: And the Dark Sacred Night

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 19, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "Winner of the National Book Award for her 2002 debut, Three...More

    Seeing Glacial Time: Climate Change in the Arctic

    Presented by Tufts University Art Gallery at Tufts University Art Gallery

    January 30-May 18, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Seeing Glacial Time examines how eight contemporary artists employ...More

    Gordon Orians, Snakes, Sunrises, and Shakespeare

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 15, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "No scholar better understands the intimate linkage between...More

    David Downing, Masaryk Station

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 14, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "Downing adroitly elucidates the morass that was post-World War II...More

    Book Launch: Bret Anthony Johnston, Remember Me Like This

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 13, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "You could say that this book is ripped from the headlines, but that...More

    2014 Members Juried Exhibition

    Presented by The Guild of Boston Artists at The Guild of Boston Artists

    April 10-May 10, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Every year Guld members submit paintings to be juried for awards and cash...More

    Marta Turok and Marcella Echavarria: Tradition and Innovation in Mexican Folk Art

    Presented by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

    May 8, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

     “Tradition” is a term seemingly at odds with innovation,...More

    Anne Ryan: Material Witness

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    May 8, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Lecture in conjunction with the Polly Thayer Starr Charitable...More

    Poetry Reading: Susan Rich, Cloud Pharmacy

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 8, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "Cloud Pharmacy is a book of lyric fire. In our epoch of quick...More

    Betsy Leondar-Wright, Missing Class

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 8, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    In Missing Class, the ?rst comprehensive empirical study of US...More

    Updike

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    May 7, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Updike is the first full-fledged biography of the prolific author, but it is...More

    The Bohemians: Mark Twain and the San Francisco Writers Who Reinvented American Literature

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    May 6, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The Bohemians begins in early 1860s San Francisco.The Gold Rush has ended;...More

    Bill White, America's Fiscal Constitution

    Presented by Porter Square Books at Porter Square Books

    May 6, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    "Bill White has done something remarkable – he’s written a...More

    Belmont World Film's 13th Annual International Film Series

    Presented by Belmont World Film

    March 10-May 5, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The line-up includes:

    Monday,...More

    STEAM CAR DEMONSTRATION AND LECTURE at the Jackson Homestead and Museum

    Presented by Historic Newton at Historic Newton

    May 3, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The Stanley Twins of Newton: Inventors of the Stanley Steam Car and...More

    Rich, Royal and Powerful

    Presented by The Tannery Series

    May 1, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The Tannery Series Explores the Alchemy of the Human Heart. From medieval...More

    Elizabeth Agassiz: Ahead of Her Time and of Her Time

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    April 30, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Elizabeth Cary was born into the elite of Boston. Her wealthy maternal...More

    The New Black

    Presented by Historic Newton at Newton Senior Center

    April 30, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Part of the series Created Equal: The Civil Rights Movement Then and Now....More

    Casebook: A Novel

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    April 29, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Author Mona Simpson’s new novel is about an eavesdropping boy working...More

    ACT Lecture | Elvan Zabunyan: Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Translations of Memory

    Presented by MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology (ACT)

    April 28, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

     The starting point of Elvan Zabunyan’s talk is the work of...More

    Lovers at the Chameleon Club: Paris 1932: A Novel

    Presented by Boston Athenaeum at Boston Athenaeum

    April 28, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    This, the latest book by the best-selling author and novelist Francine...More

    Tanja Softic-Migrant Universe

    Presented by Tufts University Art Gallery at Tufts University Art Gallery

    January 30-April 27, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    The Migrant Universe series acts as a visual poem about identity and the...More

    A Weekend of 17th Century Samplers at Plimoth Plantation

    Presented by Plimouth Plantation at Plimoth Plantation

    April 26-April 27, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Join Plimoth Plantation for a weekend of workshops and lectures about early...More

    The Raven's Trail: A Walking Tour of Poe's Boston

    Presented by Edgar Allen Poe Foundation

    April 27, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    This 90-minute tour explores Poe's connections to Boston, from his birth...More

    Highfield Hall & Gardens: The Brilliance of Porgy and Bess: A Robert Wyatt Lecture

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall

    April 26, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Porgy and Bess opened in New York City on October 10, 1935, running for only...More

    Dancing with a Star: Music and Dance of George Washington

    Presented by Musicians of the Old Post Road at Faneuil Hall

    April 26, 2014

    Event Rating (0 votes)

    Who knew? Our beloved first President could really tear up the dance floor...More

    1 2 next »

      • State & Local Resources

        Massachusetts Vacation


         

      © 2013 - ArtsBoston - All Rights Reserved.

      Contact Us | Privacy Policy/Terms of Service | Site Feedback